Resources

Bloom's vs. DOK

In this video, Ferdi Serim discusses the overlap between Bloom's Taxonomy and Depth of Knowledge.  He bases the information off the Cognitive Rigor...

Using Canvas Modules to Personalize Learning

In this short video, the CanvasLMS team explains how to use Canvas modules as a tool to personalize student learning.  By using various Canvas...

Macbook OS X: Accessibility Features

Giving equal learning opportunities to all kids is very important, and fortunately technology can help us do that. Apple has committed itself to...

The Critical Thinking Community

Critical thinking is one of the keys to creating an awesome learning experience for kids. The Foundation for Critical Thinking is a great place to...

Canva: A Simple Guide

Canva makes graphic design amazingly simple for everyone, by bringing together a drag-and-drop design tool with a library of more than 1 million...

ISTE Standards for Students

In 2016, the International Society of Technology Educators (ISTE) unveiled the new technology standards for students.  These new standards are...

Canvas Content Pages

In this short video, the CanvasLMS team provides useful tips to creating the most effective and student-friendly Canvas content pages. In...

Strategies to Help Students Go Deeper When Reading Digitally

More and more, students are reading on digital devices for class assignments and research.  Not only that, but many student assessments are also...

Student Detectives: Explore in Action

If you are a Humanities teacher, you might be struggling with the idea of exploration in your classroom. Exploring is easy when you can blow...

Introducing Recap!

Recap is a simple and free video response and reflection app from Swivl that lets teachers and parents see how students learn using video.  This...

5 Ways to Help Your Students Become Better Questioners

In most classrooms today, teachers typically ask more questions than their students do.  Students are rewarded for their answer to these...

PyxisEDU: Getting the Most Out of Resources

Using resources in Pyxis is easy, but it never hurts to know all the tips and tricks. This video will let you know all the secrets to using Pyxis...

Why Do We Still Lecture?

What does a lecture have to do with collaboration?That's a great question! There are many techniques that have been used for centuries in medicine...

Are Learning Styles Invalid?

In recent years, the idea of Learning Styles has been challenged and confused with Multiple Intelligences.  This body of research identifies...

Rotating Objects in Google SketchUp

This tutorial from MasterSketchUp.com explores different ways to rotate objects within a SketchUp design. It sounds easy enough, but there are some...

Math Problem Solved 8 Ways with MI

This narrated slide presentation explores ways to teach a 4th grade math concept on money using the different Multiple Intelligences from Gardner....

Live Binders: The New Way to Organize

Binders have always been useful. They help keep us organized and help to keep students from losing important documents. But have traditional binders...

Digital Oversharing: Being Wise Before You Post

As students navigate the ever-evolving world of social media, showing the importance of their digital footprint in an effective way can be a...

Recap App for Collaboration & Connection

We believe that the purpose of a collaborative learning opportunity is to have students learn through discussion, clarification of ideas, and...

Sugata Mitra: The Child-driven Education

"If children have interest, then education happens" - Arthur C. ClarkeThis TED Talk from Sugata Mitra is a fascinating look at what children can do...